Grammar Patterns

in N

The 'theory' and 'practice' group

These nouns are used when talking about what is meant to happen or what actually happens.
These statements imply freedom of choice but in practice the designer's choice is restricted.
In theory the plan should bring about a cut in existing debt of up to 65 thousand million dollars.
  • in actuality
  • in fact
  • in law
  • in practice
  • in principle
  • in reality
  • in real life
  • in theory
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